John Whitehead

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Exemplar Health Care

John Whitehead is Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Exemplar Health Care

John Whitehead is the CEO of Exemplar Health Care and oversees the company’s strategy, quality management and business excellence. John has made it Exemplar Health Care’s mission to make every day better for our residents and colleagues.

John has over two decades of senior experience within global corporations and private equity-backed companies, most recently in the healthcare sector at Allied Healthcare.

Since joining Exemplar Health Care, John has honed his approach in the adult social care sector, and is proud to lead one of the country’s leading specialist care providers, as we embark on an ambitious growth plan.

Since joining, John has made it Exemplar Health Care’s mission to make every day better for our residents and colleagues – he is committed to ensuring that everyone who lives in one of our care homes receives the highest standards of care, and everyone who works with us has the best possible employment experience.

With a broad remit, John’s daily schedule with Exemplar Health Care varies widely, covering strategy, quality management and business excellence.

John’s previous experience lies in the services sector across IT and telecoms at both Siemens and BT, and more recently over the past decade in the healthcare sector at Allied Healthcare and now Exemplar Health Care.